Winter Junior National Milking Shorthorn

Brian Engleking served as the official for the National Junior Show in Louisville, Kentucky, on November 2. Junior Champion of the Jr. Show was Heavenly Lilac Exp, the first place Summer Yearling for Scotty Young & Brett Groebner of Monroe, WI; Reserve was the second-place Summer Yearling, Lazy M Jekyll Arizona owned by Trent Wingert, Jr of Kent, IL; Honorable Mention was Larkin Blaine Salty owned by Sutton Paulson, Arlington, WI Intermediate Champions of the Jr. Show was the

Third Times a Charm for Fudge in the International Milking Shorthorn Show

MADISON, WIS. – Maple Fudge Of 12 Oaks, owned by Colton and Ashley Brandel of Lake Mills, Wis. was named Grand Champion Female in the International Milking Shorthorn Show at World Dairy Expo® on October 3. Fudge has been the reigning Grand Champion of the International Junior Milking Shorthorn Show since 2016 and finally topped the International Milking Shorthorn Show this year. Fudge also won Senior Champion Female and received the $1,000 Udder Comfort Grand Champion Cash Aw

World Dairy Expo - Monday

Even though World Dairy Expo isn't officially open, it is a beehive of activity today. Collegiate judging and showmanship clinics were held today along with booths being set up, cattle being clipped, displays being hung and more. #WorldDairyExpo #Holstein #AmericanGuernseyAssociation #MilkingShorthorn #Ayrshire #BrownSwiss #RedampWhiteHolsteins

International Milking Shorthorn Show - Madison

Brian Behnke and Carla Stetzer are the judges of today's (Oct 2) Milking Shorthorn heifers in Madison. Show coverage provided by our sponsors. Spring Calves 1. Maunesha Creek Made In Mexico (Sombero), Mena Schmitt, Sun Prairie, WI (1st JR) 2. Topp-View Blaine Aim High-EXP (Blaine), Aubree Topp, Botkins, OH 3. Henkessen Rylt Stiletto (Royalty), Matt Henkes, Luana, IA Winter Calves 1. Heavenly Badgers Lime (Badger), Scotty Young & Brett Groebner, Monroe, WI (1st JR) 2. Lazy M C

International Milking Shorthorn Show - Madison Sponsors

We look forward to bringing you photos and results from the Milking Shorthorn Show at Madison - brought to you by these sponsors! Check back here and on Facebook Tuesday and Wednesday for results & photos! #MilkingShorthorn #americanmilkingshorthornsociety

Eastern National Milking Shorthorn Champions

Jason Lloyd was the judge of the Eastern National Milking Shorthorn Show with heifers shown yesterday and cows this morning. Junior Champions of the show pictured L-R: First Spring Yearling, Innisfail-WO Julious Lucy owned by Dr. Jeffrey Mckissick was Junior Champion; first Fall Calf, Elite HP Nighttime was the Reserve Junior Champion for Peter Vail. Grand Champions of the show was BDF Madness Marsha the first-place Sr. Three owned by Dallas Butts; Reserve Grand was Kusmar Me

Premier National Junior Shows

Grand Champion honors of the Premier National Junior Ayrshire Show, judged by Jack Lomeo, was Mowry's Burdette Mojo exhibited by Sabrina Clark of Springville, PA; Reserve Grand Champion was River-Valley Cowboy Bethany, owned by Analise Stover of Carlisle, PA. Photo by Jaydyn Isiminger for Purebred Publishing Grand Champion honors of the Premier National Junior Milking Shorthorn show, judged by Jack Lomeo, was Valley View Oakleigh 2390-EXP, the first Senior Two, exhibited by B

Minnesota State Fair Selects Champions

Minnesota State Fair Ayrshire Show Purebred Publishing was on hand to see Judge Dave Koss judge the Ayrshire Show at the Minnesota State Fair on August 28. Junior Champion: Good-Vue Last Chance, (Spring Yearling by Burdette)) The Hansons, Good-Vue Farms Reserve Junior Champion: Stillmore Gibbs Iva (Spring Calf by Gibbs) Stillmore Cattle Company Senior & Grand Champion: Maple Star Blackjack Mercury (5-Year-Old by Black-Jack Malibu), Ben Donnay & Serenity Hettke Reserve Grand &

Minnesota hosts Milking Shorthorn Enthusiasts

The American Milking Shorthorn Society held it's National Convention the end of June. Junia Isiminger captured shots for Purebred Publishing throughout the week. Here are a few highlights. Congratulations to the winners and check out the Fall 2018 Purebred Dairy Breeders' Magazine for more information on the Milking Shorthorn Sale and National Junior Show. Mikayla Krause Russell was the recipient of the 2017 Harry Clampitt Young Breeder Award. The 2018 National Milking Shorth

Meet in the Middle – Minnesota to Host Milking Shorthorn National Convention

BELOIT, WI – Milking Shorthorn breeders and enthusiasts will come together June 27-30, 2018 in Willmar, Minnesota for the American Milking Shorthorn Society (AMSS) National Convention. This event will include the annual AMSS meeting, several American Milking Shorthorn Junior Society (AMSJS) events including the National Heifer Show and AMSJS annual meetings, as well as the National Convention Sale. Minnesota has prepared an exciting week of farm tours and hospitality to balan

New York Spring Milking Shorthorn Show

Judge Chad Ryan handled the official duties in Syracuse, New York, on April 8. Taking home champion honors was Hard Core Dutch Romance, the first-place Senior 2-Year-Old and Intermediate Champion for owner Chriselle Fisher of Pennsylvania. Justin & Ashley Kaufman & Paige Friedline of Pennsylvania, took home the Reserve Grand Champion banner with Hard Core Rebel Rhapsody-ET, the first place Jr. 2-Year-Old. Ryan tapped his Senior Champion and first-prize 4-Year-Old owned by Ri-

Ohio Spring Dairy Expo Milking Shorthorn Show

Judge Lynn Harbaugh of Wisconsin served as the official for the Ohio Milking Shorthorn Spring Show in Columbus. Senior and Grand Champion of the open and junior show was the Aged Cow, Riverdale Heavenly Strawberry owned by Brett Groebner and Scotty Young of Monroe, Wisconsin. Reserve honors for both shows went to Aubree, Aiden & Alaina Topp of Botkins, Ohio with Topp-View Presto Alexa EXP, the winning Jr. Two-Year-Old. Junior Champion was the Spring Yearling, Hills-Acre Ryl K

Milking Shorthorn All-American winners announced

The 2017 All-American and Junior All-American Milking Shorthorn winners have been announced by Purebred Publishing. Find them at this link! #MilkingShorthorn #americanmilkingshorthornsociety #AllAmericans #Shows

Peoples All-American Milking Shorthorn Online Contest

What you have all been waiting for! The All-American Milking Shorthorn nominees have been announced and the official judges are making their final selections for the winners. So now it's time to see how you compare and how you choose them! Prizes will be awarded to the top judges. Click on the All-American logo below and HAPPY JUDGING! Contest will close at noon on January 31. #MilkingShorthorn #americanmilkingshorthornsociety #JudgingContests

Jordan Siemers Joins Select Sires as Dairy Sire Analyst

Select Sires announces the hiring of Jordan Siemers as a dairy sire analyst. Siemers will work with Holstein breeders in western and mid-western regions of the U.S. and the eastern Canadian provinces and will be Select Sires lead sire analyst for Milking Shorthorn procurement. He begins his role in a part-time capacity pending his graduation later this year. “Jordan’s background, education and involvement in the industry add a unique perspective to the sire department. We loo

Milking Shorthorn All-American Nominees Released

We are pleased to release the All-American and Junior All-American nominees for this year's contest. Congratulations to all the owners and breeders of these outstanding animals! Click here for a list of the nominees. #MilkingShorthorn #AllAmericans

Select Sires Offers Industry-Leading Sires in the High-Components Breeds

PLAIN CITY, Ohio, — Genetic results from the December sire summaries showed great development and additions to Select Sires’ high-components breeds lineups. Customer-owners will be excited to see that Select Sires’ proven and genomic young sire offerings rank very well in their respective breeds. Ayrshire sires transmit great fitness and type Proven sires 7AY93 BERKELY and 7AY108 RANEY excel across the breed in fitness traits. Showcase SelectionsTM sire, BERKELY ranks No. 1 i

Official Judges Selected for the 2018 World Dairy Expo

MADISON, WIS. – World Dairy Expo® is pleased to announce the eight individuals who will serve as official judges during the 2018 World Dairy Expo Dairy Cattle Show, October 2 through 6. The judges – who span across the United States and Canada – are responsible for the evaluation and placing of more than 2,300 cattle at the annual event with the help of their associate judge. Nominated and selected by Expo’s dairy cattle exhibitors, the official judges for World Dairy Expo 20

Winter National Junior Show Champions

Grand Champ - Lifetime Merit Cow - Innisfail Ro Lady 906 EXP owned by Lindsey Clark, Cornish Flat, NH Reserve Grand Champ - Aged Cow - Purple Idalee RR Zeva EXP ET owned by Taylor Graves, Danville, KY Judge Michael Creek, Hagerstown, MD Jr. Champ - Winter Yearling - Valley View Oakleigh 2390 EXP owned and bred by Jessica Crawley, Gravette, AR Reserve Jr. Champ - Winter Calf - Heavenly Zest owned and bred by Brett Groebner, Monroe, WI - in picture on halter - Scotty Young A fu

All-American Online Entries Open

Guernsey and Milking Shorthorn entries for the All-American contests are now open and can be made online. Forms and the rules are also available for download all at: Deadline for both contests are November 15! #MilkingShorthorn #Guernsey #AmericanGuernseyAssociation #awards